New Vital Signs report: COVID-19 in Hamilton
Check out the report here and please join us for a panel discussion on Cable 14 (livestream at cable14now.com) on June 3 at 2:30 p.m. Ask your questions before or during the show via email to VitalSigns@hamiltoncommunityfoundation.ca or tweet using #HamiltonVitalSigns
ArcelorMittal Dofasco Corporate Community Investment Fund
Hamilton Community Foundation is administering a granting call on behalf of ArcerlorMittal Dofasco. Deadline is Monday May 17, 5 p.m.. The guidelines and application information can be found here.
Legacy Spring 2021 issue out now
Check out the latest edition of our Legacy newsletter featuring grant stories, a donor spotlight and more. Read it here.
Pandemic Response Fund grant opportunity
Phase 4 opens Monday March 15. Grants will cover meeting basic needs, stabilization, recovery/rebuilding and may address needs of organizations and their clients, and gaps not covered by government relief funding. Deadline: April 6. Read more here.
Canada Healthy Communities Initiative
New funding is available through a new federal government initiative to help create safe and vibrant public spaces, improve mobility options, and provide digital solutions for communities and neighbourhoods in response to COVID-19. Read more here.
Women 4 Change grant opportunity
Women 4 Change invites applications from registered charities (or non-profits with a charitable partner) for grants to support initiatives addressing the pandemic related challenges faced by women and girls in Hamilton. Click here for more information.
New staff announcement!
We’re happy to announce our new Vice-President, Grants & Community Initiatives, Rudi Wallace. Read more here.
Legacy – Fall 2020 issue
Our latest newsletter includes updates on HCF’s pandemic response, an investment readiness program for social enterprises, a donor who finds meaning in the arts and WillPower – raising awareness of the potential to creating positive change through your will. Read more here and click the button above to subscribe.
Emergency Community Support Fund Round 2
Hamilton Community Foundation is administering the second round of the Emergency Community Support Fund in partnership with the United Way Hamilton Halton. Read more and apply here. Please look here for one-pagers about the fund in French (specifically helpful for OLM communities), Bengali, Tamil, Hindi, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, Tagalog, Farsi, Punjabi and Urdu. Check back for additional translations.
Two new grant opportunities
Apply now for funding in these areas:
Pandemic Response Fund – recovery and rebuilding phase Deadline October 5, 2020
BIPOC literacy/Meeting basic needs
Deadline November 2, 2020